Vincent Appleby  reports from Lough Currane…

5/3/21 Today’s action as follows 3 Boats out, one Barbless Versus two hand me down Brown tag boats, sadly no rod benders in the Wild Atlantic Salmon, but they did see some action in the Kelt department. Wind ESE light to fresh with reasonable cloud cover.

6/3/21 There were two hand me down Brown tag boats and one Barbless boat out manipulating this day on Lough Currane and for all their efforts all they caught were a few Kelts. Just for the record today on the lake is Hawaii Five-0 Day, all Steve can say is “Book ‘em Danno”, for his 50th Birthday at  So watch out Mr. Dominic McGillicuddy! And Many Happy Returns of the day from all the Currane Anglers and I am sure we will celebrate with you in the near future. Wind SSE light to fresh and overcast.

7/3/21 We Start with the 2nd Brown Tag Draw which was held at 3pm today, the lucky and unlucky Currane Anglers should know their fate by Lunch time tomorrow. Now for today’s Action on Lough Currane, there were a total of 8 boats manipulating. Just for the record the Wild Atlantic Salmon were all quiet but there were a few Kelts caught. Now to you fly Currane Anglers the first hatch of Duck fly’s hatched today and the brown trout were rising for them.

8/3/21 Just two boats out, order of merit one Barbless and one hand me down Brown tag boat manipulating this day. Just for the record there were no C&R and No Brown tag used. Wind SSW light to fresh and overcast.

9/3/21 Brownless and Barbless Currane Anglers were at a standstill as a strong wind from the SW took control of today’s proceedings and going by the forecast it is not looking good for the next couple of days?

10/3/21 Strong SW wind was the order of the day as the Barbless Brown tag Anglers could only admire the Currane waves. Wind as already stated and overcast with heavy showers at times

Wind SSW light to calm and overcast.

Vincent Appleby

Go fishing…

Vincent Appleby

Eureka Lodge, Caherdaniel West, Co. Kerry.
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Find out more about Lough Currane…

The rivers and lakes of Waterville drain a large catchment and are regarded by many as the foremost Salmon and Sea-Trout fishery in the country. The lake system is well developed with access to boats and guides being readily available to the tourist angler. The Sea-Trout caught here are renowned for their size and quantity. For more details see